Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.


Article Image Alt Text

Texas winters fluctuate between cold and warm temperatures frequently, making plants more susceptible to frost damage when we do get a freeze. But some forethought and preparation can make a big difference. Freeuse photo

Growth in Gardening: Handling Cold Damage in Plants

What a strange December this has been. It is the warmest I can remember, no snow like we had two years ago, very few below freezing nights, not many icy

Article Image Alt Text

From left are June Hankins, Sheila Fling, Sarah Wren, Lamar Hankins, SAPP Director Jennifer Vogel, Jeannie Lewis, Shirley Ogletree, Gil Fulmer, Karen Brown, Judy Telford and Jim Berry. Photo courtesy of Hill Country Freethinkers Association

Hill Country Freethinkers Association donates to student parenting program

Santa and some friends visited the offices and preschool classrooms of the San Marcos CISD Student Age Parenting Program (SAPP) last week, to present Program Director Jennifer Vogel with a $4,000 c

Article Image Alt Text

Saturday, Dec. 14 was the annual Lions Club Christmas Basket Delivery. Every year the San Marcos Lions Club meets at the H-E-B on Thorpe Lane to deliver a feast with turkey, dressing,  pies and all the fixins' to food insecure members of the community. Boy Scout Troop 112 and Medical Explorer Post 4077 came to assist in the deliveries. "I have so much gratitude to deliver Lions Christmas Baskets to those in need," Lions Third Vice President Denisa Burnam said. "As a child, I too experienced food insecurity in my home and so I enjoy seeing the joy and relief in each recipient's face." Daily Record photo by Stephanie Calvino 

Lions Club Christmas Basket Delivery

Article Image Alt Text

More and more people are taking on the role of long-term caregivers as population of older U.S. adults grow, but there are resources and tools available to assist with the many challenges of caregiving. Freeuse photo

How to navigate the challenges of caregiving

As the population of older U.S. adults grows, more Americans are taking on long-term caregiving duties for loved ones. An estimated 43.5 million adults in the U.S.


San Marcos Record

(512) 392-2458
P.O. Box 1109, San Marcos, TX 78666